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GM: No progress in Matt Forte talks

Updated: October 10, 2011, 11:57 PM ET
By Jeff Dickerson | ESPNChicago.com

DETROIT -- Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte's fast start to the 2011 season has not resulted in progress towards a contract extension, according to general manager Jerry Angelo.

"There really is nothing new," Angelo said in the Ford Field press box on Monday. "We did what I consider our very best. I know they tried as well. We weren't able to get it accomplished. He was our No. 1 goal, we spent a lot of time in the preseason trying to get it done. Right now, our focus is on the ...

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